7/22/21 Chester County, PA – Domestic Call – 19 Year Old Man Steals Police Car – Crash By VA Hospital – Injured Civilians

July 22, 2021


Investigators say a man will face charges after stealing a police car and then crashing into another car in Chester County. Chopper 3 was over the scene in Coatesville.

Police first responded to a domestic disturbance call at West 5th Avenue.

They say the 19-year-old suspect, Alex Thompson, was uncooperative, stole a police car and then drove off.

Police say Thompson eventually crashed into another car on a highway near the VA Medical Center.

The driver of that second car was taken to the hospital.

Police say multiple charges are pending in this case.